The best water parks in the resorts of Thailand
The exotic nature of Thailand and the tropical climate of the kingdom contribute to the development of various types of entertainment and attractions.
Water parks, as one type of amusement rides, have become widespread in recent years and are invariably popular in organizing family holidays in Thailand.
Siam Park City
Siam Park in Bangkok (Siam Park) — is the first and largest water park in Thailand. It was opened in 1975 in the suburb of Bangkok, near the main airport of Thailand — Suvarnabhumi.
If you are relaxing in Bangkok, you should take a taxi to get to the water park. You can also use the metro that connects the center of the capital with the airport, going out at Ban Thap chang station, and then you will also need to take a taxi. If your hotel is located in other tourist centers, contact numerous travel agencies to book a tour.
Full ticket, exploding — 1000 baht ($ 29), children — 500 baht (130 cm), small — 250 baht ($ 7).
Siam Park City is an entire entertainment complex consisting of an aqua park and an amusement park. One of its zones is called “Laguna” — this is the water park. Here, children and adults can enjoy a variety of water rides and slides. Equipped with a zone for entertainment and swimming babies. Separately — a zone of extreme water rides, adults and teenagers are happy to relax here.
The highlight of the water park — a pool with sea waves, listed in the Guinness Book of Records. Here you can not only swim and swim, but also have a good time, lying in a lounge chair or hiding from the sun under spreading palm trees.
The complex is equipped with enough catering. In this largest water park in Thailand, your family will spend time with benefit and joy. And taken photos and video materials will remind you of the kingdom’s water story.
Leoland is the second largest water park in the capital of Thailand. Entertainment attractions here are slightly less than in Siam Park City. But in Leoland you can combine water recreation with pleasant gatherings in cafes and shopping, as it is located on the roof of the famous shopping and entertainment center — Central City Bangna, which is on the eastern edge of the capital of Thailand. The park also has several zones, including for the smallest, the rides are surrounded by an artificial river, on which you can also swim on a water mattress.
The water park is open every day, but it is usually recommended to visit it on weekends when all the rides are open. Children’s ticket price is 150 baht ($ 4.5), an adult — 250 baht ($ 7). The use of attractions is not limited. At the moment, the water park is closed.
To get to the water park you can, using the bus number 552 and 552A, taxi or BTS, Bangkok’s surface metro, to Bang Na station.
In Pattaya, which has long been chosen by tourists from the CIS countries, there are also water parks. They remain a very popular place of water entertainment, because the sea water on the beaches of Pattaya leaves much to be desired. One of the water parks is located in the territory of the resort Pattaya Park — “Pattaya Park”.
The park does not have a great variety of attractions, but it is popular with tourists. Of the features — a swimming pool with sea water, Jacuzzi for adults. There is also an extreme attraction — free fall from the twenty-meter height of the tower of Pattaya Park. And, of course, you can pass the time and relax in numerous cafes.
Admission price: 50 baht ($ 1.5) for children and 100 baht ($ 3) for adults.
In the North Pattaya area you can visit the new water park — it is much larger than Pattaya park, its attractions are more varied and interesting. The water park is equipped in the five-star Centara Grand Mirage resort.
Cartoon Network Amazone
To date, this is the best water park in Pattaya, and the world’s first theme park of Cartoon Network TV channel. 10 thematic zones provide a lot of entertainment and amusement, as for people who prefer active recreation and lovers soak up the sun.
The park is open from 10: 00-18: 00. Ticket price in a local agency for an adult 1600 baht ($ 47), children’s 1400 baht ($ 41) (entrance tickets + transfer). The official price is 1,590 baht ($ 46) adult and 1,190 baht ($ 35) for children.
You can find the park at: 888 Moo8, Sattahip District, Chon Buri 20250. You can get there by tuk tuk or taxi from central Pattaya in 20 minutes.
In 2011, a small water park, Coco Splash, also opened on Koh Samui. You find him on Lamai Beach. The water park has several water rides and slides and is intended primarily for seven or eight year old children. Therefore, admission fees are charged only for children — 200 baht ($ 6).
While the children are having fun, adults can pass the time in the cafe and use the free Wi-fi service. Some hotels on Koh Samui offer water mini-rides for the children of their guests too.
Phuket boasts its own water park — Splash Jungle (Splash Jungle). It is the only one on the whole island and covers an area of 22,000 square meters. The complex is located near the Mai Kao beach. All attractions are decorated in different styles and are divided into seven themed areas. There is a zone for the little ones, a swimming pool with sea water and artificial waves, a sauna for adults. For teens — the attraction «Boomerang» and «Super Ball.» You can diversify your rest by visiting cafes, restaurants or spas.
Admission: adult — 1295 baht ($ 38), children — 695 baht ($ 20). You can get to the water park by taxi or use the transfer offered by the water park.
Black mountain water park
In 2012, 15 kilometers from Hua Hin, an aquapark was opened, created using the latest world technologies — Black Mountain Water Park, Black Mountain. It is located near the famous popular hotel Black Mountain. There are many slides, pools, an artificial river, a lake here. A campus for little tourists and a jacuzzi for adults, wakeboarding and rides for teenagers. You can use the beach loungers, umbrellas or relax, visit the cafe.
The Black Mountain Water Park water park is open to the public every day from 10 am to five in the evening. The price of entrance tickets: adult from 600 baht ($ 17), children — from 5 to 12 — 300 baht ($ 8.5), children under 5 years old are free for the whole day.
Having got acquainted on the Internet sites with descriptions and video materials telling about the most famous water parks of Thailand, book an excursion or rent a transport — and have fun with children on the water attractions of tourist Thailand.